What is a wireless network adapter?

Answer A wireless network adapter, also called wireless network interface card (NIC), is a computer hardware device that can sense wireless signals and communicate with other wireless devices such as a wi... Read More »

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Can I use a wireless router to connect a PC (no Wireless Adapter) to a wireless network?

I understand what you are trying to do.Most routers can not be used this way.For some routers (e.g., older LinkSys WRT54G models) you can find third-party alternative firmware (e.g. DDWRT). This a... Read More »

Windows XP cannot connect to any wireless network even with trying external wireless adapter?

Most times when I see this happen I reset the TCP/IP stack. Go into a command prompt with administrator privileges (Start, type CMD, right-click CMD, choose Run As Administrator) and type in the fo... Read More »

How to Reset the Network Adapter Wireless Network Connection?

Your wireless network adapter can either attach to your computer or it can be your router which sends a signal that connects your computer to the Internet. If you experience no Internet connection ... Read More »

How to Set up a Home Network With a Wireless Network Adapter?

Many modern computers come with wireless network features already, but older computers use a wireless network adapter in order to receive a wireless signal. Wireless network adapters can be a USB a... Read More »